Parents and Guardians who hold one of the following cards are eligible for Financial Secondary Assistance.
Centrelink Health Care Card
Centrelink Pensioner Concession Card
Veterans’ Affairs Blue Pensioner Concession Card
Secondary Assistance Scheme
Eligible parent’s/guardians receive a $235.00 Education Allowance per student which is deducted from their Contributions and Charges. A further $115.00 Clothing Allowance reimbursement payment is also available.
Please Note: In accordance with the Department of Education Policy, the Secondary Assistance Scheme must be deducted from the Voluntary Contributions for Years 7-10 with the balance deducted from the Compulsory Charges. In Years 11-12 the amount is deducted from Compulsory Charges.
How & When to Claim
Please visit our college administration after 28 January 2020 to process your Secondary Assistance Scheme application. Please ensure you bring your current Concession Card when you visit.
NB: Applications will be received up until the closing date of Thursday 9 April 2020.
What To Do If Your Card Expires Before 31 Jan 2020
Send an email to Diane.Romagnolo@education.wa.edu.au advising you are waiting for your new card so we can place a note on your file. Once your new card arrives follow the process above forwarding your claim as soon as possible.